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push·rod

also push rod  (po͝osh′rŏd′)
n.
A rod moved by a cam to operate the valves in an internal-combustion engine.

pushrod

(ˈpʊʃˌrɒd)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a metal rod transmitting the reciprocating motion that operates the valves of an internal-combustion engine having the camshaft in the crankcase
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TSE Brakes Incorporated, a worldwide producer and supplier of premium quality brake actuators and brake adjusters for the on-highway and specialty vehicle markets, is launching its TSE-REX (Rapid EXchange Push Rod system) with VCT (Variable Clocking Technology).
The structure of lifting platform indicates that each rotating DOF is achieved by one electrical push rod and four revolute j oints, which are fixed in the middle of rotating plane and at both ends of electrical push rod.
Then a power assisted braking control strategy for pedal force is proposed based on the novel brake booster system, which contains a signal processing module, a driver braking behavior recognition based on the displacement and velocity of the push rod, a brake power assistance control module, which is the core part of the power assisted braking control, composed of the basic power assisted braking control, velocity compensation control, friction compensation control, etc.
Visual inspection revealed stuck exhaust valve plus push rod and push rod tube damage.
This is achieved by attaching a small probe with a diameter of 2 inches and length of 6 inches to a push rod.
We need some way to prevent the push rod in the cylinder that's exposed to the weather from pitting, which leads to cylinder replacement.
The 11 Iranian and two Afghan workers were kidnapped while going to their worksite on a road project six kilometres from the Push Rod district centre late on Sunday, the Farah police chief told Pajhwok Afghan News.
For this study there were designed and modelled all the component elements of the effector (1--the cam, 2--the push rod driven by the pneumatic drive, 3--the push rod with spring, 4--the gripping bolts, 5--the maximum dimension of the disc part, 6-pneumatic drive), using the working environment CATIA V5 R16, and for the analysis with the finite elements method for the stress and deformations cases of the partial assembly, push rod-cam, it was used the working environment ANSYS.
It includes the drawbar (#27), drawbar spring (#28), trigger (#26), part of the hammer-spring (mainspring) follower (#18), and the hammer push rod (#13)--more commonly known as a hammer strut.
5 in dual exhaust system, Formula One style push rod rear suspension and a high-performance braking system.
We removed those floorboards and the forward cabin's kick panel, which covered four wire-bundle brackets and the collective push rod, and sent the aircraft off to TAP for a month.